NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 24, 1968
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(Studio) Richard Nixon attacks Vice President's slap-happy economics. Records speech for nation Says Democratic leadership left United States with security gap.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(Allentown, Pennsylvania) Crowd cheers. Pennsylvania has 3rd largest vote bloc. [NIXON - says power and votes in Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania. For Social Security and extending it and for Medicare and making it work. If prices go up, social security should too.] Nixon and staff ride in motorcade. [National Pol. Director Robert ELLSWORTH - says Nixon focusing energy in Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania. Ride through Pennsylvania stimulates local orgs. It has impact on people.] Nixon to visit 8 largest states in wk. before election.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow